Art experiences as perceptual events, spatial interventions, and large scale visual works.
Damien Gilley is a multi-disciplinary artist, educator, and art director in Portland, Oregon. His work creates perceptual moments that transform sites. The body of work spans the range of architectural interventions, stage sets, installations, activations, large scale wall works and art exhibitions.
His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally at venues including Tetem Kunstruimte (Enschede, Netherlands), Dam Stuhltrager (Berlin, DE), Sharjah Art Museum (United Arab Emirates), MARC (Kivik, Sweden), Suyama Space (Seattle), Las Vegas Art Museum, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art (Omaha, NE), Arthouse (Austin), The Belfry (New York), the Art Museum of South Texas (Corpus Christi), and in Portland at Rocksbox, Linfield College, Wieden+Kennedy, the American Institute of Architects, the Pacific Northwest College of Art, and the Portland 2010 Biennial, among others.
His work has been reviewed by Artforum.com, Designboom.com, Juxtapose.com, New York Times Arts Beat, The Seattle Weekly, the Oregonian, Las Vegas Review Journal, the Austin Chronicle, Frame Magazine (Amsterdam), IdN magazine (Hong Kong) and New American Paintings.
Portland State University